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Address the Pain, Reap the Gain

Tamara Draut
The American Prospect

Our nation's future demands that political leaders take seriously the economic plight of America's young.

Today's young adults are very likely to be the first generation to not surpass the living standards of their parents. Evidence of their declining economic opportunity and security abound, from widespread debt to lower earnings in today's labor market for all but those with advanced degrees.